Archive: Dec 2012

  1. Thursday Salute to Originals: Customization with a Whimsical Flair

    The holiday season tends to bring out the inner child in each of us, and this lamp design is playing on that same nostalgic sentiment. Inspired by the plastic toy capsules inside of vending machines, the creative team at Design Systems envisioned The Capsule Lamp. Before the capsules are filled with the brightly colored toys, […]

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  2. Thursday Salute to Originals: Color Phenomena

    For as long as anyone can remember, architects, designers and artists have used color in various manners as a way to create a unique experience in a space. At the Hirschhorn Museum, Venezuela born Kinetic and Op Artist Carlos Cruz-Diez has employed color in his exhibit in a way that each viewer can experience the […]

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  3. Thursday Salute to Originals: Small Design, Big Impact

    The developing world has crucial issues, some of which must be resolved through political action or economic involvement, but some that can be solved through clever and innovative design. One such issue is low-income households in developing nations lacking access to electricity or ample sunlight. A solution to this problem was born in Brazil, where […]

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